The Nose 5.14a or 5.9 C2

 
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El Capitan


Yosemite Valley, California USA


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(Youngest?) Attempt on The Nose - 11/06/03
Saturday June 4, 2011 5:47pm
Enough spray, lets get up there and start fixin. On to glory!
aight, lets get er done.
aight, lets get er done.
Credit: dfinnecy
Man, I don't like our weather window. This is spooky, I think I crapped myself. What? PTPP bailed? I'm out. Down please.
Bail.
Bail.
Credit: dfinnecy
Pheew, you shoulda seen the sketch around up there! Oh well, theres always next year, I gotta train more, get that head space dialled first thing.
Next year I'll train moar.
Next year I'll train moar.
Credit: dfinnecy



Apologies, its raining here and I'm tired of working. -dfinnecy

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eKat

Trad climber
  Jun 4, 2011 - 05:49pm PT
HOW CUTE IS THAT!

TFPU!
Doug Robinson

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
  Jun 4, 2011 - 05:54pm PT
Dude is schoolin' my attitude.

DAMN!
Ron Anderson

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Relic MilkEye and grandpoobah of HBRKRNH
  Jun 4, 2011 - 07:58pm PT
Hes as HARD as PassthepitonsPete!
Vegasclimber

Trad climber
Las Vegas, NV.
  Jun 4, 2011 - 08:01pm PT
Maybe HARDER??

Doesn't look like he bailed until AFTER PTPP....


Awesome shots though. Keep the kids out in nature, I approve!

TFPU!
eKat

Trad climber
  Jun 4, 2011 - 08:03pm PT
I LOVE his little hands. . . doncha love it when they learn how to point!

DARLING!
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El Capitan - The Nose 5.14a or 5.9 C2 - Yosemite Valley, California USA. Click to Enlarge
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